Morphologically if can be identified by checking rather thin body, triangular shaped head, large eyes and vertically elliptical pupil.
Average length- 100cm.
Maximum length- 148cm.
Medium length, thin and laterally flattened body. Scales smooth and long in shape; top dosral scales are larger than side scales. Dorsal colour reddish, grayish-brown with faint or prominent black cross-lines in irregular manner up to tail where they usually become faint. Juveniles have dense bands than adults.
Belly color white or yellowish with blackish spots on the each edge of ventral scales. Subcaudal scales paired in zig-zag manner.
Head triangular with rounded edges; clearly broader than neck. Top of the head color same like dorsal with faint and irregular dark markings. Upper lip color whitish with posterior lip scales bearing black edge; one indistinct but observable streak runs behind the eye to posterior of head. Large eyes have vertical pupil.
Long and thin tail typically like other tree snakes with a pointed tip. Dorsal body patterns found in faint form or may be absent.